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Unformatted text preview: Chapter 1: IT Support of Organizational Performance in Turbulent Business Environments http://higheredbcs.wiley.com/legacy/college/turban/0470400323/virtual_company/shanghai/index.html The Wireless Café in Shanghai offers fantastic food in a whimsical décor. The chef’s contemporary interpretation of classical Chinese cuisine gives foodies a reason to indulge, and its location on the famous Bund along the Huangpu River makes it a destination for locals and visitors alike. The free wireless Internet access and table-to-table instant messaging help to create a community where regulars return time after time. Your academic achievements, coupled with your major advisor’s connections have landed you a summer internship at the Wireless Cafe and you have just settled into your Shanghai apartment for the summer. Your initial interview with Jade Leung, co-owner of the Wireless Cafe has piqued your interest in restaurant operations, and you are now on your way to meet Jade’s husband and restaurant co-owner Jimmy Kwok. Jimmy is the Wireless Café’s office manager and accountant with whom you will be Jimmy Kwok....
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- Spring '09
- Management, Porter five forces analysis, Shanghai, Wireless Cafe